Licensed - Non Teaching - School Nurse

P.G. Chambers School | Cedar Knolls, NJ

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Posted Date 2/01/2017
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SCHOOL NURSE

P.G. Chambers School, a private school for students 3 to 14 years with multiple disabilities, seeks a full-time OR part-time, School Nurse to provide direct services to students. This position offers a competitive compensation package, continuing education, and on-site child care.

Email resume and cover letter to
Principal, P.G. Chambers School
15 Halko Drive
Cedar Knolls, NJ 07927

info@chambersschool.org
or fax to (973) 829-8485

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E.O.E.

Primary Responsibility: To contribute to the goals and objectives of the School by using clinical knowledge and judgment to support the physical, mental, emotional, and social health of students and their success in the learning process.

Scope of Responsibilities:

  • Provides special health care and related services through assessment, intervention, and follow-up for all children within the school setting.
  • Develops Individualized Healthcare Plans to direct nursing care for students.
  • Cares for sick and injured students and arranges for an appropriate course of action.
  • Administers medication and health care procedures according to students’ Individual Education Programs.
  • Monitors immunizations, manages communicable diseases, assesses the school enrionment for safety, and supervises infection control measures.
  • Provides interpretation of health problems and medical reports to family and staff.
  • Monitors growth and development of students.
  • Provides families with health care referral information along with available community resources.
  • Develops and implements a Health Curriculum
  • Develops, updates, and maintains the Health and Safety Standard Operating Procedures of the school.
  • Prepares and maintains accurate written nursing reports, immunization records, and medical records.
  • Attends daily classroom meetings for student updates.

Qualifications: General

  • New Jersey Board of Nursing License
  • New Jersey School Nurse Certification OR enrolled in program to obtain certification.
  • Basic Life Support (BLS) with AED Certification
  • Physical ability to lift 40 lbs.
  • At least one year of related pediatric nursing experience

 

We are interested in those who meet all qualifications. All others need not apply.

 

P.G. Chambers School is an Equal Opportunity Employer and nothing in the job posting or description should be construed as an offer or guarantee of employment.

 

County
Morris

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Address15 Halko Drive
Cedar Knolls, NJ 07927